Sacred Heart School uniforms are to be purchased from either Dennis Uniform (www.dennisuniform.com) or Proforma (www.sacredheart.proformacolorpress.com).
Parents/guardians and students are expected to adhere to the uniform code. If there is a disagreement or question about something not specifically mentioned in the handbook the principal will make the final decision. Emphasis will be placed on good taste, neatness, cleanliness, and modesty.
If a student frequently disregards the uniform code, then the parents/guardians will be contacted.
Failure to follow the uniform code may result in the suspension of a student.
|Garment||Definition/Requirement||Girls Applicable Grades||Boys Applicable Grades|
|Vest/cardigan||All vests and cardigans must come from Proforma.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Sweatshirt||The official red or navy school sweatshirts must be purchased from Proforma. Sweatshirts must fit and be in good condition.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Eighth grade class sweatshirts are purchased from Proforma. Sweatshirts must fit and be in good condition.||8 only||8 only|
|Socks||Visible plain white, red, navy blue, or black socks must be worn at all times.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Tights||White, red, navy blue, or black tights are an option. No leggings allowed.||K – 8||Not applicable|
|Shoes||Predominantly solid color white, red, navy blue, black, gray or brown shoes. Laces should be colored the same as above. No lights, add-ons, platforms. Laced shoes are inappropriate for students who cannot tie them.||K – 8||K – 8|
|PE Uniforms||PE shorts, sweatpants and shirts must be from Proforma and are required for PE classes. Standard athletic shoes must be worn on PE days.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Belt||Belts are optional. These must be a solid navy blue, black or brown—canvas or dress material. No exaggerated lengths. Buckles should be simple, free of design.||K -8||K -8|
|Jewelry||Small stud lobe earrings, a simple watch (without sound), are the only jewelry allowed. No other jewelry: rings, bracelets, necklaces, etc. are allowed.||K – 4||Not Applicable|
|A simple watch (without sound) is the only jewelry allowed. No rings, bracelets, necklaces, chains etc.||No applicable||K – 4|
|Small stud lobe earrings (max 2 per ear), a simple watch (without sound), one ring and a simple crucifix/cross or religious medal are the only jewelry allowed.||5, 6, 7, 8||Not Applicable|
|One simple watch (without sound), one ring and a simple crucifix/cross or religious medal is the only jewelry allowed. Earrings are not allowed.||Not Applicable||5, 6, 7, 8|
|Head Coverings||Proforma hats and beanies may be worn outdoors. No other head coverings allowed.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Grooming||Students must be neat and clean at all times. Extreme hairstyles are not permitted. Hair must be a natural color.||K – 8||K – 8|
|Hair||Very simple barrettes, scrunchies or hair bands (solid color-red, navy, brown, black, white, school plaid) are allowed.||K – 8||Not applicable|
|Hair||Hair must be cut in such a way as to be even in length, worn above the eyebrows, and may not touch the shirt collar. No facial hair.||Not applicable||K – 8|
|Make-up, Nails||Make-up or acrylic nails may not be worn. Only clear nail polish is allowed. Eighth grade girls are allowed subtle mascara.||K – 8||Not applicable|
DRESS CODE FOR NON-UNIFORM DAYS
Free dress is a privilege granted to students at different times during the year. Free dress clothing must be neat, clean and modest. The school will require that parents bring an appropriate change of clothes to school if a student is inappropriately dressed.
|Tops, shirts||Students may not wear cut-offs, tank tops, halter-tops, short-waist tops. T-shirts with inappropriate cartoon characters, slogans, or commercial advertisements are not allowed.
Oversized shirts may not be worn.
|Students may not wear tank tops, short-waist tops. T-shirts with inappropriate cartoon characters, slogans, or commercial advertisements are not allowed.
Oversized shirts may not be worn.
|Dresses, Skirts||Dresses, skirts, or skorts that are not too short and appropriate for school.||Not applicable|
|Slacks, pants, shorts||Jeans (no tears/holes), cords, pants, and shorts all fit appropriately for a school setting. Students may not wear cut-offs. Oversized pants or shorts may not be worn. “Court” shorts, sweatpants and leggings may not be worn.||Jeans (no tears/holes), cords, pants, and shorts all fit appropriately for a school setting. Students may not wear cut-offs.
Oversized pants or walking shorts may not be worn. “Court” shorts and sweatpants may not be worn.
|Shoes||Durable, comfortable shoes should be worn. Flip-flops and strapless sandals are not allowed.||Durable, comfortable shoes should be worn. Flip-flops and strapless sandals are not allowed.|
|Head Coverings||Appropriate hats are allowed but may not be worn inside the classroom.||Appropriate hats are allowed but may not be worn inside the classroom.|
Scouting and Club Uniforms
Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, Boys Scouts, Daisy Scouts, Brownies, Girl Scouts, Blue Birds, Camp Fire Girls, and American Heritage Girls may wear their official uniforms on their meeting day.